Things I Learned

Things I Learned: March 2016

Word Certification This month I got my Word certification, so now I am officially a Word Specialist. It was so fun to learn the ins and outs of Microsoft Word and be able to show my skills on the exam. It’s also exciting to think of the possibilities this gives me now that I have… Continue reading Things I Learned: March 2016

Holidays · Identity · Revisit

The Cross and Our Identity

If there is One Thing that can rattle all that we thought we knew about our lives, it’s the Cross. If there is One Thing that can bend our lives backwards in such a way that we are never the same, it’s the Cross. If there is One Thing that defines us as Christians, it’s… Continue reading The Cross and Our Identity

Holidays · Identity

Drawing Near

This is the day that marks Good Friday. The day we all remember what happened two thousand years ago. The day we remember Christ’s sacrifice. The day we remember Christ’s love for you and I. It’s a good day, and yet a somber one. This week has been jarring. Terror struck on Holy Week, and… Continue reading Drawing Near

Identity

Leaning into Love: Letting His Love In

I used to think God didn’t love me for the things I did. This was years ago, mind you. But I just want to talk about that today as we begin to draw near to Easter 2016 and talk about the tremendous love God has for us. I personally was a very shameful child, not… Continue reading Leaning into Love: Letting His Love In

Identity

Laying to Waste My Superwoman

This is what I’m giving up for Lent: Perfection. I didn’t know exactly what I was going to give up for Lent (or even if I was going to give anything up) until Ash Wednesday. That’s when God spoke to me. It wasn’t a moment of utter clarity, more like the opposite. I didn’t know… Continue reading Laying to Waste My Superwoman